Sportradar contends that Genius Sport's exclusive supplier deal with Football DataCo, the data rights-holder for the English Premier League, EFL and Scottish Football League is anti-competitive. Ben Cronin examines the dispute and asks what it means for the way rights-holders tender their data contracts.
Is sports data 'ownable' and can it be treated to same protections from piracy as sports media rights? Ben Cronin thinks the dispute between Sportradar and Genius Sports will influence the way the US major leagues take their data rights to market
Scottish Premiership club Hearts has signed a three-year extension to its main kit deal with sports brand Umbro
The old operating company of Scottish Premiership football club Rangers’ is to see up to £50m (€58.4m/$64.2m)
Scottish football club Celtic will work with Eleven Sports Media, the Lancashire-based digital advertising agency, to drive the club’s regional sponsorships and improve the matchday experience.
International media rights to the Scottish Premiership will continue to be sold by Infront until the end of the 2024-25 season after the agency today announced a new five-year agreement with the Scottish…